WoRMS taxon details

Goniastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

205082  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205082)

accepted
Genus
Astrea retiformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816) (type by original designation)
Species Goniastrea columella Crossland, 1948
Species Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971
Species Goniastrea favulus (Dana, 1846)
Species Goniastrea minuta Veron, 2000
Species Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Goniastrea ramosa Veron, 2000
Species Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Goniastrea stelligera (Dana, 1846)
Species Goniastrea thecata Veron, DeVantier & Turak, 2000
Species Goniastrea variabilis (Duncan, 1873) †

Species Goniastrea multilobata Quelch, 1886 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Goniastrea sericea Ortmann, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Goniastrea aspera Verrill, 1866 accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (original combination, basionym)
Species Goniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) accepted as Paragoniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (previous combination)
Species Goniastrea benhami Vaughan, 1917 accepted as Paragoniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (Synonymy)
Species Goniastrea bournoni Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea capitata Studer, 1880 accepted as Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971 (synonym ?)
Species Goniastrea cerium (Dana, 1846) accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym, previous combination)
Species Goniastrea coronalis Quelch, 1886 accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea deformis Veron, 1990 accepted as Paragoniastrea deformis (Veron, 1990)
Species Goniastrea equisepta Nemenzo, 1959 accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea eximia (Dana, 1846) accepted as Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym, previous combination)
Species Goniastrea favistella (Dana, 1846) accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea grayi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea halicora (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Favites halicora (Ehrenberg, 1834) (previous combination)
Species Goniastrea hombroni (Rosseau, 1854) accepted as Goniastrea stelligera (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea incrustans Duncan, 1889 accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea laxa (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Dipsastraea laxa (Klunzinger, 1879) (previous combination)
Species Goniastrea mantonae Crossland, 1952 accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea palauensis (Yabe & Sugiyama, 1936) accepted as Coelastrea palauensis (Yabe & Sugiyama, 1936) (previous combination)
Species Goniastrea parvistella (Dana, 1846) accepted as Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971 (synonym ?)
Species Goniastrea peresi (Faure & Pichon, 1978) accepted as Paramontastraea peresi (Faure & Pichon, 1978) (previous combination)
Species Goniastrea planulata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea quoyi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea regularis Chevalier, 1971 accepted as Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym ?)
Species Goniastrea rudis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Favites pentagona (Esper, 1795) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea serrata Ortmann, 1889 accepted as Dipsastraea pallida (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea seychellensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Favites abdita (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea simplicitexta Umbgrove, 1942 † accepted as Parasimplastrea simplicitexta (Umbgrove, 1942) † accepted as Blastomussa simplicitexta (Umbgrove, 1942) †
Species Goniastrea solida Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971 (synonym ?)
Species Goniastrea spectabilis (Verrill, 1872) accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (synonym)
Species Goniastrea yaeyamaensis Eguchi & Shirai, 1977 accepted as Platygyra yaeyamaensis (Eguchi & Shirai, 1977) (basionym, new combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Milne Edwards H., Haime J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences, Paris. 27: 490–497. [details]   
Description Colonies are massive, usually spherical or elongate. Corallites are monocentric and cerioid to polycentric and meandroid....  
Description Colonies are massive, usually spherical or elongate. Corallites are monocentric and cerioid to polycentric and meandroid. Paliform lobes are well developed. Meandroid colonies have well-defined columella centres. Polyps are extended only at night (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Goniastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205082 on 2018-09-22
Date
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
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Martinez, Olga
2013-02-06 17:41:18Z
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2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
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original description  (ofGoniastraea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) Milne Edwards H., Haime J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences, Paris. 27: 490–497. [details]   

original description Milne Edwards H., Haime J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences, Paris. 27: 490–497. [details]   

basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

additional source Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. & Wijsman-Best, M. 1977. Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part II. Families Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph series 3: 1–233. [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

additional source Budd, A.F., Fukami, H., Smith, N.D. & Knowlton, N. 2012. Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 465–529. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Colonies are massive, usually spherical or elongate. Corallites are monocentric and cerioid to polycentric and meandroid. Paliform lobes are well developed. Meandroid colonies have well-defined columella centres. Polyps are extended only at night (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Remark Type species: Astraea retiformis Lamarck, 1816 (Veron, 1986). [details]
 



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